Mamata awaits for who takes Mukul in BJP, Left fears more migration


KOLKATA: Now as Puja wave wanes, Mukul Roy issue is likely to pick up if some top leader in BJP officially welcomes him in post-Diwali scenario. If this keeps Roy shrewdly awaiting for the windfall, his former leader and TMC leader Mamata Banerjee is also keeps watching who takes Roy in BJP! If top leaders take Roy in, it implies more defection from More...

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By On Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Lord Ram will punish the BJP as it has been doing politics in his name.

PATNA : “It is wrong and unethical to play politics in the name of Lord Ram,” the former Bihar Chief Minister told the media on the occasion of Diwali. “It is wrong and unethical to play politics More...

By SANTANU BANERJEE On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

HC stays pulling out of forces, Mamata gets relief in troubled Darjeeling

KOLKATA: Calcutta High Court stayed Centre’s move to withdraw seven company of Central Forces from Darjeeling. The High court in its ruling on Tuesday told Centre it could not withdraw forces till October 27. More...

By On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Ex President Mukherjee On PM Narendra Modi , BJP Goal Of Congress-Free India

NEW DELHI :  Pranab Mukherjee, who in his four-decades of public life has worked with four Prime Ministers, today had warm praise for Narendra Modi. But he expressed reservations about the goal the BJP has adopted More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Red Fort, Qutub Minar, Parliament and R’pati Bhavan are also signs of slavery they should be demolished Says Azam Khan

NEW DELHI / LUCKNOW : Not just Taj Mahal, monuments like Red Fort, Qutub Minar, Parliament and Rashtrapati Bhavan are also signs of slavery and they should be demolished, Samajwadi Party leader and former Uttar More...

By SANTANU BANERJEE On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Mukul Roy keeps TMC in a suspense over what he’ll reveal

KOLKATA/ NEW DELHI : Mukul Roy, long-time Trinamool Congress leader seen as the right-hand man of Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, quit the party and his Rajya Sabha seat today. Amid speculations that he was More...

By On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

No women wearing shorts visible in RSS Says Rahul Gandhi

BARODA: Attacking the Sangh parivar over the issue of women empowermentm Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday sparked off a row with his remarks that were no “women in shorts in RSS shakhas”. While More...

By SANTANU BANERJEE On Saturday, October 7th, 2017

Rahul at Berkeley, CPI(M) yielding to Kerala, boorish TMC ink no easy route for State Congress’ alliance

KOLKATA : As Congress twists back to dynasty – Rahul Gandhi to take over – the State party unit almost rendered politically irrelevant, in a dilemma which way the alliance will go. Besides a change in leadership More...

By AJESH KUMAR On Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Akhilesh Yadav re-elected as Samajwadi Party chief for 5 years

AGRA: Akhilesh Yadav was today unanimously re-elected as the Samajwadi Party’s national president for a five-year term, further consolidating his grip over the party after sidelining his father Mulayam Singh Yadav More...

By On Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Zakia Jafri’s Plea Against PM Narendra Modi In 2002 Riots Case Rejected:

AHMEDABAD : The Gujarat high court on Thursday rejected a petition filed by Zakia Jafri that challenged a clean chit given by Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) to then chief minister of Gujarat More...